I like to think of Sean Hackett's HOMECOMING as being a sister film (brother film? cousin?) to my upcoming film UP COUNTRY. It's an...

The Artist Versus The Businessman: Knowing is Half the Battle In screenwriting and filmmaking, much like in the original G.I. Joe cartoon, knowing is half...

Never, Never, Never Give Up: A Spec Script (Finally!) Finds The Right Home   Vera (Oravec) Laska was my big sister Erin’s political science professor and mentor...

In the early stages of planning this adventure, we knew that one thing we'd face is the fluidity of indie film schedules. Because, let's...

The DIY, or Do It Yourself, trend allows filmmakers to feel like they have control over their film's destiny. I love the idea that...

  Independent filmmakers working with little to no budget have to be extremely flexible, adaptable, and patient. Taking your time, sticking to it, and going...

  The secret to making a no-budget film is pretty simple really, and not much of a secret. If you make a no-nonsense resource assessment...

Wendy Jo Carlton's JAMIE AND JESSIE ARE NOT TOGETHER is one of those films that I really wish was filming during A Year Without...

FINDING A WAY, FOR FINDING MABEL The truth is that I was not looking for a movie to direct. I am an actress by trade--that...

  Indie Feature Filmmaking in a Bad Economy by Michael R. Barnard In filmmaking, there has always existed an uneasy alliance of art and commerce. Movies...
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